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  • Sheep Blog – July 2021

    3 July Oddly Bramble now has a similar cut around her eye to Champion. Hers seems to already be healing.  Champions also healed very quickly.  This is the first year we’ve had cut heads. Kangaroo has a bit of wool on her chest which we will tidy up with the hand shears. Of all the […]

  • Enews – August 2021

    Enews – August 2021 In this month’s Enews we consider the announcement of a consultation on self-employed basis periods, draft Finance Bill clauses and guidance on claiming the fifth self-employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grant. With HMRC updated guidance on salary sacrifice, ICAEW urging VAT reforms specifically for property, the latest statistics on furlough, pension scams and […]

  • Enews – August 2020

    Enews – August 2020 In this month’s Enews, we report on the Job Retention Bonus as HMRC publishes further details regarding requirements and what employers need to do now to claim the bonus. There have been plenty of other developments. We look at some of them here and analyse changes to tax policy and the wider […]

  • Sheepish Activities July 2020

    12 July 🐑 🐑 🐑 Today we had help feeding the sheep.  Not a care in the world. His auntie is in the background fending off 885 who has been enormously aggressive and head-butty.  Feeling a bit more relaxed now we are this side of the gate. 15 July 🐑 🐑 🐑 It only takes a few to spoil it […]

  • eNews August 2019

    Enews – August 2019 In this month’s Enews we report on changes being introduced from April 2020 including the extension of the off-payroll working rules to the private sector, the introduction of a new Digital Services Tax and Private Residence Relief changes. We also consider HMRC insolvency hierarchy changes and the VAT reverse charge for the […]

  • Sheepish Activities August 2019

    Sheep Blog 28 July 2019 We moved the sheep today. The new field has a large willow in it – the leaves are much sought after. We had Millie’s help. She then stood there at the fence looking longingly / hungrily at the sheep. 2 August 2019 We couldn’t resist this shot of the calves […]

  • Sheepish Activities – August 18

    The sheep were rolled out to say hello at August’s Farm Fete … some were more social than others.  They had to be corralled into a pen, which didn’t go smoothly.  In the end we resorted to Flash’s help (sheepdog) and then the sheep were so indignant that most of them went into a mood […]

  • eNews – August 2018

    Enews – August 2018 In this month’s Enews we report on Making Tax Digital for VAT and the Bank of England interest rate rise. Meanwhile the Scotland Parliament introduces a tax relief for first-time buyers and the UK government has published the next round of draft tax legislation. With reminders that the Marriage Allowance and […]